A video presentation about the life and times of Leon Degrelle.
Messerschmitt from Radio Aryan presents the first documentary of a new
series taking an in-depth look at the lives of some of the heroes who
fought for the Axis powers during world war two. Leon Degrelle is the
subject for the first production and Schmitt takes us on a journey from
his early life right through until the end, using video footage and
images throughout to illustrate the tale.
Degrelle was probably the first to coin the term ‘Banksters’ and even
before the war started, he was exposing the corrupt Flemish politicians
for taking bribes from this privileged class. After being captured by
the French, he was released once Germany occupied France and although he
was offered an officer’s position in the Wehrmacht, he declined this
and began his military career at the same level as all his Walloon
Schmitt describes some of the vivid battles he was involved in, using
quotes from the man himself pointing out the atrocious behaviour of the
Bolsheviks and the incredible odds that they were fighting against in
the ice and the snow. Despite being surrounded by slaughter, Degrelle
still found the time to take note of the beauty that he saw in the
natural surroundings around him and the valour of his comrades. His
faith gave him him the strength of heart to continue, severely wounded
on more than one occasion yet refusing to give in, Schmitt tells us of
the medals that he won for his actions.
As well as narrating the story of his life, the documentary contains
many pauses for discussion between Messerschmitt, Sven Longshanks and
Dennis Wise, as they each give their thoughts on what they have just
This is my first major video project. If people enjoy it more will
No copyright infringment of any kind is intended. The video footage only
to illustrate and educate. No money will ever be made of this.